DOT Intern - Rapid City Region Traffic (Summer)
Rapid City, SD
Session: Summer (May- August)
Position Title : Intern - Rapid City Region Traffic
Supervisor: Jon Suomala
Agency: Department of Transportation
Location: Rapid City
*APPLICANT MUST BE A FULL-TIME STUDENT (MINIMUM OF 12 CREDIT HOURS) IN THE SEMESTER IN WHICH YOU APPLY.
Position Description: This position will perform speed studies, traffic counts, no passing zone studies, curve ball banking, intersection signal warrant analysis, intersection turn lane warrant analysis, and make engineering recommendations based on the results of each. This position will also design specialty signs to meet MUTCD requirements, assist with troubleshooting and making timing adjustments to traffic signals, take pavement marking retroreflectivity readings, lead the region sign retroreflectivity study, obtain a South Dakota DOT flagger certification, work with the paint and sign installation crew, and during the Sturgis Rally will operate traffic signal preemption and be in charge of the traffic counter data collection process for the Traffic Operations Center.
Qualifications : Applicant must be a full-time student at a college, university or technical institute at the time they apply. By the start of the internship, the applicant should have at least a sophomore standing or currently be enrolled at a technical institute and have completed one year (nine months).
Preference will be given to South Dakota residents and students of South Dakota institutions.
Minimum Salary: $16.89-$20.70
Apply at: https://sodakprod-lm01.cloud.infor.com:1443/lmghr/xmlhttp/shorturl.do?key=FEO South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources Telephone: 605.773.3148
"An Equal Opportunity Employer" *Positions can be filled prior to the Closing date.*